The Cristo Bendicente (Blessing Christ) is a sculpture that is located on top of the Cerro San Javier in Yerba Buena ( Tucumán ). It is 28 meters high and raises his right arm as a sign of blessing.
Artwork - Sculpture
The statue of Christ is one of the major works of Tucumano sculptor Juan Carlos Iramain (1900-1973). It was inaugurated in 1942 .
The sculptor's remains were buried under the Christ statue.